Discover Portugal on foot!

There is plenty to explore in Portugal and the best way to do it is on foot on our Guided Walking Tours. All the tours are fully customisable to your needs and budget.

From the slopes of the Douro valley to the spectacular coastline of the Algarve's lesser known beaches, to the vast quiet horizons of the Alentejo or the rugged inlands of the Peneda-Gerês, we have tours designed to appeal to every taste.

Our eco-tours tours are carefully designed by professional local guides, who cherry pick routes to make the best possible set of itineraries.

We prioritise responsible travel all the way, being committed to leaving a light footprint on the places we visit. Also, we privilege locally owned businesses, from accommodation to restaurants. It’s an important part of your holidays, especially with the excellent Portuguese cuisine and wines!

GUIDED WALKING TOURS

Walking Tour Alentejo

Alentejo - Gastronomy & Wines

8 Days

This tour is all about great walks and enjoying great food and wine. Some days we'll learn secrets from the chefs. Alentejo is a region with open horizons, perfect for walking and experiencing an unforgettable adventure.

  • ref. 11700G
Porto Lisbon Tour

Porto & Lisbon - The Great Cities Tour

8 Days

This Tour will give the best of the two major cities of Portugal, both steeped in history, yet vibrant and modern at the same time. The tour has many highlights and includes walks to iconic spots, a river trip in the Douro River and a visit to a Port Lodge.

  • ref. 11200G
Knights Templars Tour

The Paths of the Knights Templars

8 Days

We will visit some of the most important and historical sites connected with the Knights Templars. But it will be much more than just visiting castles and abbeys. We will also show you the marvellous countryside and enjoy great food and wine.

  • ref. 1400G
Santiago Way Walk

Santiago' Way - Visually Impaired

8 Days

For both blind/visually impaired and sighted travelers. It’s a great experience, where visual impaired travelers gain a sensory holiday and an empowering independence, and the sighted travelers build mental pictures for those who can’t see.

Aspects of Alentejo

Aspects of Alentejo

11 Days

The Alentejo is a warm, dry, mostly gentle region north of the Algarve that has been ignored by all but a few. This is a spectacular tour showing us three very different facets of this remarkable region and it takes us to the most ancient vestiges of our history and heritage.

  • ref. 1100G
Peneda Geres National Park

Peneda-Gerês National Park

8 Days

In northern Portugal perhaps the most magnificent of all the mountain ranges is the Serra do Gerês. It comprises half of Portugal’s biggest Natural Reserve and varies from lush lowland lakes and rivers to dramatic high mountain granite ridges separating Portugal from Spain.

  • ref. 1200G
Walking The East Algarve

Walking The East Algarve

8 Days

A walking break in the East Algarve, in southern Portugal, with excursions along Natural Reserves and beautiful interior and costal landscapes. A spectacular mix of walks in this beautiful land, with our base in the charming town of Tavira.

  • ref. 1300G
The Algarve Way

Walk The Algarve Way

8 Days

The Algarve Way is an epic tour. It stands comparison with the best of the long-distance walks in Europe, with the advantage that the weather is usually more pleasant! It stretches from the Spanish border and pushes west towards Sagres. It is a rewarding way of seeing the real Algarve on unforgettable routes full of tradition, culture and nature.

  • ref. 1500G
The Hidden Rivers Of North Portugal

The Hidden Rivers Of North Portugal

8 Days

Featuring the world prized Passadiços do Paiva
This tour features three of the most beautiful and remote rivers of Northern Portugal - the Tamega, the Paiva and the Vouga. They flow through wild and hidden landscapes and extremely ancient areas, both in historic and geological terms. Our tour brings us into closer contact with the hidden secrets of the rivers, and the natural and historical-cultural surroundings.

  • ref. 1600G
The Magical Douro

The Magical Douro

15 Days

This three-centre holiday travels up the Douro Valley, allowing us to explore its furthest regions towards the Spanish frontier. Our journey takes us on one of the world’s most spectacular railway lines, as we follow the great Douro River from its estuary, where the ancient city of Porto is situated, through the famous Port wine vineyards and into the upper reaches of Portugal, where the river forms the border with Spain.

  • ref. 1700G
Portugal’s Costa Verde

Portugal’s Costa Verde

8 Days

Based in the stunning Costa Verde (Green Coast), famous for its mountains, lush green countryside, beautiful beaches and "Vinho Verde", this is a captivating and unforgettable destination. Our walks here will take in some of the finest coast lines of Portugal, meander through classic Minho villages and lush pastoral valleys.

  • ref. 1800G
Santiago’s Way - The Atlantic Coast

Santiago’s Way - The Atlantic Coast

8 Days

There are a number of routes to Santiago de Compostela that pilgrims have followed for centuries. Some are less famous than others and the Portuguese Atlantic Way, while not the best known, is renowned for its beauty and tranquility and becoming increasingly popular. The Portuguese Coastal Way or Caminho da Costa is a stunning, easy to moderate, alternative route to Santiago de Compostela.

  • ref. 1900G
Walking The West Algarve

Walking The West Algarve Portimão

8 Days

The Western Algarve has a varied geology that helps produce a rich diversity of scenery from granitic mountains to dramatic limestone escarpments and sea cliffs. This diversity is complemented by the local flora and fauna that flourish in the equable climate of mild, sunny winters and long, hot summers. All this, combined, makes walking here fascinating.

  • ref. 11000G
Walking The West Algarve

Walking The West Algarve Portimão & Lagos

8 Days

A walking tour designed to offer a good mix of coastal and inland nature walks, so that you can discover the less known wonders of this part of the Algarve.
We will be lodged in Portimão, on the banks of the river Arade, a town with a low-key and relaxed ambience, next to Praia da Rocha, one of the most scenic and famous beach resorts in the Algarve, and in Lagos, a cosmopolitan city within a short distance of all this different walking experiences.

  • ref. 11001G
Walking The West Algarve

Walking The West Algarve Carvoeiro

8 Days

A guided walking tour for those who love to explore and be surprised. Walk among the West Algarve's lush greenery of woodlands, or on top of magnificent cliffs against a backdrop of ocean blue, always in amazing locations full of wildlife. Our base is in Carvoeiro, a picturesque coastal resort town.

  • ref. 11002G
Walking The West Algarve

Walking The West Algarve Lagoa

8 Days

A walking tour along classic sections of the West Algarve coast and countryside. From perfect sandy beaches, rugged headlands with rock stacks, and arches including the spectacular Ponta da Piedade, to verdant hills around historical towns, and picturesque rural villages.

  • ref. 11003G
The Great Rivers Of The Vinho Verde

The Great Rivers Of The Vinho Verde

8 Days

A gastronomy & wine tour in the very heart of Portugal based on the two great rivers that flow through the region, in the heart of the Vinho Verde area, the river Lima & the River Minho.

  • ref. 11100G
Portugal’s Hidden Wilderness

Portugal’s Hidden Wilderness

8 Days

A showcase of great landscapes, the Peneda-Gerês National Park is an exquisite environment of outstanding beauty. This national park contains some of the most beautiful and varied scenery found in the whole of the country and here you’ll find an abundance of rare wild flowers, birds of prey, herds of wild horses and other wildlife. Our two-centre holiday is designed so that you visit the most spectacular and interesting parts of these mountains.

  • ref. 11300G
Portuguese Way To Santiago

Portuguese Way To Santiago

8 Days

The Portuguese Way to Santiago is a classic route that combines personal challenge, interest in history, art and nature. Year after year pilgrims cover hundreds of miles through stunning landscapes, hidden isolated villages and spectacular medieval towns. The Portuguese Way is approximately 241km, we will be cherry picking the best sections for your enjoyment.

  • ref. 11400G
Geres Natural Beauty

Geres Natural Beauty

8 Days

The Peneda Gerês National Park is one of the greatest natural attractions in Portugal with rare and impressive beauty, natural landscapes and its great ecological value. We spend time following ancient trails, past traditional villages seeing wild flowers, vines and olive trees.

  • ref. 11500G
Serra da Estrela Natural Park

Serra da Estrela Natural Park

8 Days

Portugal is a country of astonishing beauty and amazing contrasts. Besides its famous coastline the majority of its mountains and forests are relatively unknown and therefore offer huge rewards to the walker in search of something special. Dramatic crags and ravines make this region stunningly beautiful and a pleasure to explore. It is an acknowledged centre for rock climbing but our walks enable us to access all this beauty on more conventional paths.

  • ref. 11600G
The Real Algarve

Tavira & The Real Algarve

12 Days

Tavira is an ancient Moorish town that has retained its unique character and heritage. Beautiful empty beaches with sands that seem to go on forever. Fields of orange trees, heavy with the scent of blossom. Then the hills of fig and almond trees and houses with dazzling whitewashed walls and distinctive chimneys decorated to resemble fine tracery of lace. And, last of all, the great open spaces.

  • ref. 11800G
Madeira, The Atlantic Emerald

Madeira, The Atlantic Emerald

8/15 Days

Madeira Island has a wealth of walking to offer in its more remote parts, as well as the exceptional walks accessible from the island’s capital Funchal. Amongst other walks we are able to explore the less well-known levadas, the narrow mountain irrigation channels which take water from the northern hills to the southern terraces.

  • ref. 11900G
The British Heritage In The Alentejo

The British Heritage In The Alentejo

8 Days

Our tour to the S. Domingos Mine offers us a slice of history, a technicolour setting in a luxury historical hotel and a variety of activities from walking, ghost town photography, and star gazing in a light unpolluted environment. It is specially designed for lovers of good food and wine and amateur geologists.

  • ref. 12000G
Central Portugal & Serra Da Estrela

Central Portugal & Serra Da Estrela

8 Days

Our new holiday is in the Serra da Estrela Natural Park, the mountains of the stars, the highest mountain in mainland Portugal rising to 1993m. The Serra’s landscapes of pine forests, lakes and glacial valleys all enjoy clean, crisp, mountain air. The Natural Park is also the source of the Mondego, Zêzere and Alva rivers. Dramatic crags and ravines make this region stunningly beautiful and a pleasure to explore.

  • ref. 12100G
Exploring The Douro Valley

Exploring The Douro Valley

8 Days

One of the world’s oldest demarcated wine regions (since 1756), the Douro Valley showcases steep terrace vineyards carved into mountains, granite bluffs, whitewashed estates, and 18th-century wine cellars. Come for the ports and wines, winding scenic roads, postcard-pretty villages and excellent regional restaurants! This two-centre holiday offers easy walking while travels up the Douro Valley, allowing us to explore its furthest regions towards the Spanish frontier.

  • ref. 12200G
Vicentina Coast

Vicentina Coast

8 Days

The Rota Vicentina is a long-distance path in SW Portugal, between the city of Santiago do Cacém and the Cape of St. Vincent. The 340 km route forms part of the European footpath network and mixes inland and coastal walking along one of the most beautiful and best-preserved coast lines of southern Europe. It is a rewarding way of seeing the real Alentejo and Algarve regions of Portugal and walk on unforgettable routes full of tradition.

  • ref. 12300G
Golden Alentejo

Golden Alentejo

8 Days

This walking tour in Évora and Portalegre will take you along the intense golden and green colours of Alentejo’s vast wheat-fields and vineyards. This is a land of unimaginable heritage, with remarkable traces of ancient cultures, from dolmens and cromlechs, Roman and Arab vestiges, to numerous medieval castles and monuments. In the spring time beautiful fields with millions of wild flowers delight the eyes.

  • ref. 12400G
Coastal Algarve Walking

The Ultimate Coastal Algarve Walking

8 Days

A Guided Walking Tour in some of the Algarve’s most spectacular coastal scenarios. You’ll see that are still places with more flamingos than tourists, and where centuries’ old traditions are part of the daily life.
Tavira, Portimão and Lagos are the centres of our fantastic walking and sightseeing tour.

  • ref. 12500G
Walking in the Age of Discoveries

Walking in the Age of Discoveries

8 Days

A Walking & Sightseeing tour based in Lagos, once a landmark of the Portuguese Discoveries, and a refuge of pirates. This tour will give you an historical perspective of this fascinating region, while walking among impressive natural landscapes.
Today, Lagos is a cosmopolitan city with a relaxed atmosphere, making it one of the most appealing locations in the Algarve.

  • ref. 12600G
The Guadiana Grand Route – GR 15

The Guadiana Grand Route – GR 15

8 Days

A walking holiday around the picturesque Guadiana River’s banks. Stretching for 65 km, the Guadiana Grand Route (GR 15) is grand in length and in beauty.
It follows the River as it flows through the uplands and the barrocal on its way to the sea.
A still unspoiled part of the territory, rich in heritage, history and natural wonders.

  • ref. 12700G
The Ribatejo Experience

The Ribatejo Experience

8 Days

In this walking tour, we visit one of Portugal’s most ancient & fascinating regions, in the fertile area of Ribatejo. From the interior, a land of wine estates, wheat growing and cattle & horse raising, giving it the reputation of the “wild west of Portugal”, to the Silver Coast, dotted with “singing” windmills, traditional fishing villages, and famed for its giant waves!

  • ref. 12800G
West Madeira

West Madeira

8 Days

Madeira Island has a wealth of walking to offer in its more remote parts, as well as the exceptional walks accessible from the island’s capital Funchal.
Amongst other walks we are able to explore less well-known levadas, the narrow mountain irrigation channels which take water from the northern hills to the southern terraces.

  • ref. 13200G
East Madeira

East Madeira

8 Days

Madeira, known as the garden Island is a dream walker’s destination. The canyons, impressive landscapes and waterfalls hidden in Madeira’s lush forests and mountains are a treat to the keen hiker.
The views are absolutely breathtaking and in some walks you’re mostly above the clouds, in magical settings.

  • ref. 13300G